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Here's the extreme measure taken to prevent the 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' script from leaking

For this reason, security on set is — put mildly — next-level. Actor Oscar Isaac, who plays X-Wing pilot Poe Dameron in the film, admitted this much in interviews months ago when he told Yahoo Movies the conditions in which he had to read the script under.<p>Now, we're getting a few more details about …

'Star Wars': Rian Johnson and the rise of the everyfan director

In the spring of 2008, when "Looper" was still a glint in the eye of director Rian Johnson, the filmmaker and I sat down to coffee at a Hollywood restaurant. Actually, "glint in the eye" is the wrong phrase, since, although he had secured no actor nor studio commitments yet, his mind was churning …

Expect Rian Johnson to push 'Star Wars' in unexpected directions

If you were seeking a director to take the reins of the<p>"Star Wars"franchise, you might not think Rian Johnson would be quite the droid you were looking for. Just ask Johnson himself. "I don't think I'm on those sorts of lists," he told an interviewer in early 2013 amid speculation over who would …

Rian Johnson to Write and Direct the Future ‘Star Wars Episode VIII’ and ‘IX’ Films

According to Deadline Hollywood, Lucasfilm is in the process of making a deal with Rian Johnson to write and direct <i>Star Wars Episode VIII</i> and <i>IX</i>. …

The Most Interesting German Supermarket Commercial In The World

(Video Link)<p>Most American supermarket commercials push convenience, lowest prices, and freshest product, occasionally resorting to acting all hip and …

Script for 'Star Wars Episode VII' Hasn't Been Turned in Yet – /Film

Curious why the calendar has almost turned and we still have little to no information about <b>Star Wars Episode VII</b>? Because the people paying for it …

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J.J. Abrams Will Seek Feedback From George Lucas For 'Star Wars Episode VII;' Could Still Direct 'Star Trek 3' – /Film

“Preposterous,” “ridiculous” and “completely insane.” Those are the exact words <b>J.J. Abrams</b> uses to describe the fact he’s behind not only Hollywood’s …

Star Wars Bits: J.J. Abrams Promises 'Episode VII' Easter Egg, George Lucas Talks Prequels in 1981, Lego X-Wing – /Film

There’s lots of <i>Star Wars</i> trivia, jokes and crazy fandom in this edition of Star Wars Bits. Below, read about the following:<p>A conversation from July …

George Lucas on 'Star Wars Episode VII': "I Have Not Spoken to J.J. Abrams" – /Film

As exciting as it is to think about <b>J.J. Abrams</b> and <b>Michael Arndt</b> collaborating on a new Star Wars movie, one interesting aspect of that lineup is …

'Star Wars' Casting: 'Rebels' Gets Voices; J.J Abrams Comments Briefly on Cumberbatch – /Film

<b>Star Wars: Episode VII</b> will debut in 2015, but well before that chapter hits screens we’ll have another new <i>Star Wars</i> installment. Disney XD is …

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Star Wars Bits: John Williams, Tie Fighter Pilot Recruitment Poster, 3D Re-Release Rumors, and More – /Film

If you missed J. J. Abrams talking about his relief over the new release date for Star Wars: Episode VII, and his mocking of a pretty spot-on Jar Jar …

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Universal Moves 'Warcraft' to a Galaxy Far, Far Away From 'Star Wars Episode VII' [Update] – /Film

<b>Update From Editor Peter Sciretta:</b> The story below originally titled “When Is Universal Going to Move ‘Warcraft’ to a Galaxy Far, Far Away From ‘Star …

Type Matters! by Jim Williams

Once upon a time, only typesetters needed to know about kerning, leading, ligatures, and hanging punctuation. Today, however, most of us work on computers, with access to hundreds of fonts, and we’d all like our letters, reports and other documents to look as good - and as readable - as possible. But what does all the confusing terminology about ink traps, letter spacing, and visual centring mean, and what are the rules for good typography? Type Matters! is a book of tips for everyday use, for …

Star Wars Darth Vader and Stormtrooper Mood Lights

“<i>Light up the dark side of your bedroom</i>”<p>The Star Wars Mood Lights from Firebox are two battery-powered and “highly-detailed matte plastic helmets” …

Millennium Falcon spacecraft built for Star Wars: Episode VII

So far the only character confirmed 100% to appear in Star Wars: Episode VII is diminutive droid R2D2. But another stalwart of the long-running space saga is reportedly being built at London's Pinewood studios: the Millennium Falcon.<p>The legendary space freighter, which Harrison Ford's Han Solo …